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"These days, you see a kid lying on his back and looking blank and you begin to wonder what’s wrong with him. There’s nothing wrong with him, except he’s thinking... He is trying to arrive at some conclusion about his thumb."Brain Pickings takes...
From: Brain Pickings | By: Maria Popova | Friday, October 24, 2014
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What modern recording artists can learn from the studio's early days...
From: The Atlantic | By: Justin Lancy | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Dating someone going through a separation seems like quick way to end up in a heap of trouble.
From: Kissing Suzy Kobler | By: Sarah Sprague | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Bonnie Cashin is still in fashion—not that she ever really went away. Her long career is being spotlighted at the Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show.
From: New York Times | By: alexandra jacobs | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Most consumers wouldn’t dream of coming face-to-printed face with Adolf Hitler or Benito Mussolini while preparing their coffee. For people in Switzerland that scenario is all too possible after a company behind mini-creamers printed photos of the...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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See the second in our series of Canadian photo shoots » We’re on to day three of Toronto Fashion Week and we couldn’t be more excited about what we’re seeing. From the origami-inspired designs at Sig Neigum to the ’70s rock-n-roll chic look...
From: Fashion Magazine | By: Lauren Watson | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Ann Friedman raises an eyebrow at empowerment conferences: These conferences all follow a similar formula. Take a vintage feminist icon (Gloria Steinem, Jane Fonda), a Clinton, a media maven (Arianna Huffington or Tina Brown, but probably not both),...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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During the last approximately hundred years, Japanese whiskey has taken the world by storm, winning plenty of international awards and thrilling the palates of whiskey lovers everywhere. It is not the only Asian country which is involved in whiskey,...
From: The Passionate Foodie | By: Richard Auffrey | Friday, October 24, 2014
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These imaginative lamps are a blast from the Danish past.
From: TreeHugger | By: Kimberley Mok | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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There are few people in the spirits world with a name as recognizable as Salvatore Calabrese. Yes, he held the world record for most expensive cocktail (pricey because of the rare, vintage cognac he used dating...
From: Cool Hunting | By: David Graver | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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A generation returns to build lives and a town....
From: The Atlantic | By: Deborah Fallows | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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by Sara Hinkley For a costume designer, Halloween can be tricky. On the one hand, we have the skills to tear it up, from concept to sourcing to execution. (See: friend and colleague Erica Evans killing it as 90s Poison Ivy.) On the other hand, we’re...
From: The Billfold | By: Sara Hinkley | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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One of Europe’s oldest financial institutions, Edmond de Rothschild Group, is making waves in China’s private equity market.
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Sonja Cheung | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Photo Credit: ELLE Decor There are style mavens, there are reality TV stars-turned-designers, and then there is Lauren Conrad. From her earliest days on Laguna Beach to her L.A. Candy series, she has since become a fashion icon and a source of inspiration...
From: College Fashion | By: Amy - St. Lawrence University | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Nat Geo Young Explorer Hannah Reyes is a photographer and travel enthusiast whose work has taken her to the unlikeliest of places to document threatened indigenous cultures. After growing up in the Philippine capital, Manila, she chose a similarly chaotic...
From: National Geographic | By: I Heart My City | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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See the funny photos!
From: People | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Eddie Redmayne is all smiles while attending the official Academy Members screening of his latest film The Theory of Everything held at the Academy Theater at Lighthouse International on Tuesday (October 21) in New York City. The 32-year-old English...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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A few weeks ago, we got word that the 1988 Tom Hanks classic Big was being adapted for the small screen by Fox. Now ABC is also mining Hanks’ resume for material, and has come up with a TV series based on the 1984 comedy Bachelor Party. If someone...
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Good morning. Here are 10 media stories. Will Sun-Times reporter’s resignation shake Illinois governor’s race? Sun-Times Springfield bureau chief Dave McKinney quit publicly yesterday, saying the paper suspended him after Republican gubernatorial...
From: Poynter Online | By: Andrew Beaujon | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Pretzels, a German cup ceremony, and astronauts — what do these things have in common? If you said this locally-focused and low-impact wedding in a super eclectic venue, you were right. Plus, you'll also get some ultra valuable advice about pre-marital...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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I was recently cruising around eBay to do some online window shopping when I came across a vintage 1930 press photo from the AP of former Brooklyn Dodger infielder turned coach Ivy Olson.  Check it out above, or check out the eBay auction here.  Since...
From: Dodgers Blue Heaven | By: Ernest Reyes | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Rachel Browne was in Hamilton for the return of a fallen soldier The post The final homecoming of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Rachel Browne | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Jeff Quitney has curated hundreds and hundreds* of YouTube playlists with thousands and thousands of vintage educational, training and institutional films and documentaries. If you hate multi-link posts you can jump right in because the playlists aren't...
From: MetaFilter | By: Room 641-A | Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Whatever intern runs the YouTube account of the OWN network has been hitting out of the park this week, as the channel now features several vintage clips of Oprah interviewing people who claim to have encountered ghosts. All of the clips are their own...
From: Jezebel | By: Erin Gloria Ryan | Friday, October 24, 2014
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John Leavitt pens an ode to the True American Diner: [N]ot all diners are exactly alike. There are vintage sleek bullet diners, modern silver-and-neon highway beacons, converted farmhouses, dusty desert truck stops, low-slung ranch-styles attached to...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Filed under: Classics, Performance, Auctions, Videos, Chevrolet, Celebrities, Read This Sometimes, the stories that lead to cars turning up at auction are as interesting as the vehicles themselves. That's absolutely the case with the Peter Max (pictured...
From: Auto Blog | By: Chris Bruce | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The white gravel roads in the vineyards and hills of Tuscany inspired L’Eroica, a vintage bicycle race that has grown to more than 5,000 participants....
From: New York Times | By: JEFFREY FURTICELLA | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Right now Bellevue Hospital is Ebola Ground Zero. With the first reported instance of the virus in the city, the oldest operating hospital in the country is front and center. As well known as it for its medical care, the storied facility — which opened...
From: Animal New York | By: Bucky Turco | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Do you decorate for Halloween? If so, do you limit it to a few carefully-chosen decorations or go all-out? Do you change your decor up every Halloween or use the same things year after year? Sarah and I thought we would share a few glimpses at how we’ve...
From: The Happiest Mom | By: Meagan Francis | Friday, October 24, 2014
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When the Scottish singer disses the likes of Miley and Rihanna, she makes feminism smaller....
From: The Atlantic | By: Noah Berlatsky | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Tuesday morning in the former East Berlin, the midcentury Kosmos cinema hummed with new ideas on business, technology and self, at an event called TED@BCG. The event was produced by TED Institute, a project that embeds within organizations and companies...
From: TED Blog | By: Emily McManus | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Jackie is selling gold glitter wooden trays for escort cards. She is asking $45. Have a wedding item for sale? Post it with pictures in the Weddingbee Classifieds, and you might see it featured on the blog! Other great items … read more...
From: Wedding Bee | By: classifieds | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Having first met, digitally that is, back in 2005 on the Crooked Tongues forum, freelance illustrator Peter O’Toole and renowned adidas collector Quote first collaborated in 2011 on a poster that illustrated a small, albeit relatively large portion...
From: Hypebeast | By: Staff | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Filed under: Aftermarket, Concept Cars, SEMA Show, Performance, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat, Ram Fiat Chrysler Automobiles already previewed its 2014 SEMA show lineup with some slick renders. Now, the automaker has finally showed us the actual cars,...
From: Auto Blog | By: Chris Bruce | Friday, October 24, 2014
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680 Folsom was originally built in 1964 for the Pacific Telegraph Company. While sturdy and solid, the fortress-like building was out of date and did not comply with seismic standards. Rather than demolish it, SOM took on the challenge to reinvent it....
From: Inhabitat | By: Bridgette Meinhold | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Get ready for tiny cars filled with vintage clothing and irony....
From: VentureBeat | By: Devindra Hardawar | Friday, October 24, 2014
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…1! This little puppeh is getting ready for his shot at stardom on WNYC in New York. Best of luck, little friend! As seen on Vintage Everyday: specific deets unknown.Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Flashback Friday, puppeh...
From: Cute Overload | By: Brinke | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Pre-shownotes:-YoucanwatchthisepisodeinitsentiretyonHulu,oronWWE’sYouTubechannel.-Makesureyou’vereadTheBestandWorstofNXTSeason1,TheBestandWorstofNXTSeason2 andTheBestandWorstofNXTSeason3 intheirentirety.YoucancatchupwithepisodesofSeason4 onthelinkedtagpage....
From: With Leather | By: Brandon Stroud | Friday, October 24, 2014
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InStyle talked to Laverne Cox of Orange Is the New Black to get the inside scoop on her go-to designers, her fashion icons, and what works best for her body. Laverne Cox makes an entrance without even trying. When she strides into N.Y.C.'s Library bar...
From: Fashionologie | By: InStyle1 | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival will include vintage racing near Savannah, Ga.; Nascar to hold race one of the Chase’s Eliminator Round....
From: New York Times | By: BENJAMIN PRESTON | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Another week, another 30+ points allowed by the Panthers defense. This week, they face an angry Seattle team coming off a huge upset loss to the Rams. Sounds like a nightmare in the making, but the defending Super Bowl champions have had their own struggles...
From: Cat Scratch Reader | By: JDeLong42 | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Original hardwood flooring, whitewashed brick and a kitchen with a 1950s O’Keefe & Merritt oven add to the vintage appeal of this updated bungalow abode found in the heart of Abbot Kinney. Through French doors, interiors flow freely onto a patio...
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Neal J. Leitereg | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Would you expect anything less from Nicki Minaj??? Of course her booty is going to take over the world. Have you seen it do its thang?! So in her hosting promo for the European Music Awards, Nicki and her bountiful booty basically turn everything into...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Memories of the Ford administration.
From: Reason | By: Jesse Walker | Friday, October 24, 2014
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If The Hotel Detective gathered the five vintage Paris palace hotels—the Ritz Paris, the Crillion, the Meurice, the George V, and the Plaza Athenée—for a cocktail party, he would have five dukes and a duchess on his hands. The dukes would be starched...
From: Forbes | By: Gary Walther | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Local organizers hold electric lights in support of the fracking ban at the courthouse square in Denton, October, 2014. (Photo: Candice Bernd) The history of the quirky Texas town of Denton's struggle with fracking reveals why the gas industry's propaganda...
From: Truthout | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The Peter Max Corvettes in the summer of 2014. Photos by Richard Prince, courtesy of Richard Prince Photography. In 1990, a Long Island carpenter by the name of Dennis Amadeo won the prize of a lifetime for a Corvette fan: one of every year Corvette...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kurt Ernst | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Kate Samworth's Aviary Wonders Inc. Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual: Renewing the World's Bird Supply Since 2031 is the winner of the first-ever 2014 Kirkus Prize in Young Readers' Literature. Read SLJ's review of the title—plus our reviews of...
From: School Library Journal | By: Carolyn Sun | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Just when John Wick thought he was out, they pull him back in. It’s the tried-and-true formula of one last job/heist/assignment. A longtime bad guy leaves the life of crime in pursuit of peace and quiet, but naturally gets dragged back to his old haunts...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Christy Lemire | Friday, October 24, 2014
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